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Torri Name Meaning

Italian: from the plural of torre ‘tower’ (see Torre).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Torre, Turri, Torr, Torti, Storti, Sorci, Perri, Cerri, Corvi, Tosi

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Where is the Torri family from?

You can see how Torri families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Torri family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Torri families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Torri families living in Missouri. This was about 50% of all the recorded Torri's in the USA. Missouri and 1 other state had the highest population of Torri families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Torri surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Torri ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Torri. 38% of Torri men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Torri women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Torri were Foreman and Sewer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    38%
  • Farmer
    21%
  • Miner
    17%
  • Foreman
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    50%
  • Sewer
    50%
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What Torri family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 967 census records available for the last name Torri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Torri census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 712 immigration records available for the last name Torri. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 305 military records available for the last name Torri. For the veterans among your Torri ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Torri lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Torri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Torri in 1952 was 60, and 91 in 2004.

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